Every family has different
needs and wishes when someone close dies. At the Aldous Funeral Home, we
listen closely to each family member, to help everyone experiencing the
loss to participate in the design of the funeral. As each person (including
children) becomes more involved, the opportunity to create a personalized
service is enhanced and results in a more meaningful and emotionally
supportive for all concerned.
Once the funeral
arrangements are finalized, our responsibility is to ensure that each
detail is attended to with diligence and sensitivity. With that in mind, our entire
staff is trained to the highest standards in every aspect of the funeral
service. But more
importantly, only those who demonstrate a natural compassion, a gracious
manner and a genuine desire to serve are selected to become part of our
staff. For it is our belief
that unparalleled service, provided by competent, professional people, is
the most important characteristic distinguishing our firm form other
funeral service establishment.
When a death occurs, your
primary responsibility is to yourself and the ones you love. For you to
receive the help you need to face the many issues requiring attention
simultaneously, we urge you to call us immediately. Regardless of the day or hour, our
staff is always prepared to respond to your needs quickly and
The Aldous Funeral Home is able to provide a wide
range of professional services including: Advanced Funeral
Supervision and direction
of the funeral service, graveside service, memorial service, or
Initial transfer of the
deceased from the place of death to our facility: Embalming and other
Conference with family
members to determine and finalize funeral, cremation or alternative
Publication of obituary in
newspapers selected by family.
Coordination of details
with clergy and others involved with the
Notification of fraternal
orders or other organizations.
Coordination of details
with cemetery and or crematory.
funeral coach, family
limousines, flower cars, bearer cars and clergy cars.
Forward service to a out of
town funeral home and/or to receive from out of town funeral
Coordination of medical
Assistance in obtaining
various survivor's ( Insurance, Social Security, Veterans, Banks and ect.)
After the funeral,
memorial, or alternative service, practical assistance with unforeseen
details and help in making adjustments.
In addition, we offer a
broad selection of caskets, vaults, urns, clothing and other items for
your selection. As with all of the services we offer, we believe that the
families we serve are entitled to simple, straightforward information
about these items, to enable them to make informed decisions.
Toward that end, we
encourage you to compare the various items that interest you, to ask any
questions that come to mind, and to feel free to take whatever time
necessary to reach the decision most appropriate for you and those you